Getting to Know… Réquiem por un campesino español

Getting to Know... Réquiem por un campesino español

Suitable for:

  • AQA A Level only
  • Edexcel A Level only
  • Eduqas A Level only
  • WJEC A Level only
  • CCEA

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background information and practice exam questions ensure comprehensive understanding of this famous twentieth-century short novel written by Ramón J Sender.

AS and A Level students will get to know Réquiem por un campesino español inside out and be fully prepared for the writing exams.

Written specifically for the 2016 specifications, the logical structure offers the ideal balance between guided classwork and independent research:

  • Before: Introductory tasks enable students to study the context in which the novel is set, begin to learn about the characters, complete research tasks and more.
  • During: A comprehensive work-through of the novel. Students will gain a deeper understanding of the novel by completing exercises that also enhance their reading, writing, translation and analytical skills.
  • After: Exam-style practice questions, model essays and indicative content help students to apply what they have learnt – and refine exam technique!

Price is £89 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Regional and National Variations: Comprehensive Course Companion AS/A Level AQA

Regional and National Variations: Comprehensive Course Companion AS/A Level AQA

 

Comprehensive Course Companions for AS / A Level AQA

Explore language diversity in its various social contexts with
this comprehensive pack of notes and theories, engaging student
activities and exam-style questions. Flexible format to support
your teaching of the new 2015 AQA specification.

Uses a stimulating and relevant range of unseen written, spoken
and electronic sources – perfect for the synoptic approach of the
new spec!

  • Versatile worksheets with regular tasks and discussion points
    encourage reflective thinking and spark debate
  • Methods of language analysis integrated throughout activities
  • Varied examples provided and complex theories explained in an
    accessible way
  • ‘Synoptic Opportunities’ help students recognise how the
    topics merge with, support or contrast one another

Plus Vital Exam Practice!

  • Exam-style questions prep students to achieve top marks
    across the AOs
  • Indicative content included

All in one place! No other resource, including the AQA-approved textbook, covers the relevant theory in this detail. – D MacDonald, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Price is £74 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Homework Packs for AS and A Level AQA English Language

Homework Packs for AS and A Level AQA English Language

Language Diversity, and Language Change and Children’s Language Development

20 ready-to-use, easy-to-set homeworks carefully constructed to supplement the teaching of the 2015 AS and A Level AQA English Language specification. These stand-alone homework sheets provide a variety of tasks covering all the AOs, to reinforce understanding of the key themes and develop vital exam skills.

Contains:

  1. Overview table directly linking each homework to the AQA specification to support curriculum planning and mapping
  2. Progressive worksheets with clear learning outcomes, imaginative activities and useful tips. Plenty of analysis practice and exam-style questions to draw focus to exam preparation included –perfect for revision!
  3. Plus! Extension tasks to challenge the most able – makes differentiation easy!
  4. Indicative content for every homework enables quick marking

‘What a great idea! With so much time pressure on teachers, coming up with meaningful homework tasks for the new A Level is really difficult. This is a perfect way for students to revise for each exam paper purposefully… I like the building of skills and the range of interesting and engaging texts to analyse… It covers key terminology but combines it well with application skills, i.e. naming processes, answering questions but most importantly, textual/data analysis which is key to so much of the exam.’
P Town, Head of English and Independent Reviewer

Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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A Level OCR Topic Tests: 3.2 Disease Dilemmas (co-teachable)

A Level OCR Topic Tests: 3.2 Disease Dilemmas (co-teachable)

Ensure complete coverage with these topic-by-topic question banks – Co-Teachable for the new AS and A Level OCR Geography specifications (H081 and H481).

Resources in this range cover ALL spec content for the AS and A Level!

Within each test, questions progress from short/factual to longer-answer or exam-style. Every test is differentiated with an extension section that can be offered to higher ability students. Tests are provided in a write-on andnon-write-on format for flexibility. Full answers are provided so students can return to their completed tests to revise!

  • Every specification subtopic covered
  • Each topic divided into tests which can be undertaken in class or as a homework activity
  • The number of tests per topic allows one test to be set every fortnight over a two year course of study if using the full set of resources
  • Includes clear, detailed mark schemes

The final test in each pack is an end of topic summary, covering a range of content from across the whole topic.

Perfect for continued assessment, and progress tracking throughout the qualification. See which areas your class are strong on and which need a recap.

Price is £49 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Active Revision Worksheets for OCR A Level PE: A Level (Year 1) / AS

Active Revision Worksheets for OCR A Level PE: A Level (Year 1) / AS

Active Revision equals Active Minds!

Maximise motivation, develop flexible thinking and prepare for the exam with these thought-provoking and challenging Active Revision Worksheets for the AS and A Level OCR PE specifications.

12–21 flexible worksheets cover every topic and each is structured using three progressive levels, closely aligned to the Assessment Objectives…

Great for use as:

  • A comprehensive revision workbook
  • Homework sheets
  • Class exercises
  • Independent practice!
  • Section A – Facilitates students to demonstrate knowledge and understanding (AO1)
  • Section B – Supports students to apply understanding to sporting situations (AO2)
  • Section C – Challenges students to analyse and evaluate factors in PE and Sport (AO3)

… allowing students to tailor their revision for each topic area!

Each section also begins with…

  • A knowledge checklist – with three levels to track progress (Bronze, Silver and Gold) – perfect for self-assessment and ensuring students are confident going into the exam!

… and finishes with…

  • Exam-style Questions – drawing students’ focus back to exam preparation

Students learn to: organise, interpret, link, draw, calculate, categorise, argue, diagnose, explain, analyse, and more.

Price is £99 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Sylvia Plath’s Selected Poems – A Comprehensive Guide for Eduqas and WJEC A Level English Literature

Sylvia Plath

Set text for:

  • Eduqas A Level
  • WJEC AS

Ready-to-use, focused study notes uncover the power of some of Plath’s darkest and most threatening poems, while engaging activities break down Plath’s confessional style, thought-provoking themes and tragic personal life.

Engage your students throughout!

  • ‘Think about this’, ‘features to note’ and ‘classroom activities’ study key language techniques.
  • “Link to Hughes” boxes for essential exam preparation.
  • Plus! Key contextual information for each poem covers AO3.

The pack tackles the key stages of text analysis:

  1. Walk-through
    Thorough section-by-section commentary walks students througheach poem
  2. Drawing it all together
    In-depth discussion of the whole collection focuses on: connections across the collection, key links to Hughes’ poetry, genre, themes, language, form, structure, context and literary approaches
  3. Indicative content
    Supports teaching by ensuring all key areas are covered

Plus! Glossary of key terms ensures full understanding

Price is £79 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Waiting for Godot: A Complete Text Guide for AS and A Level Drama

Waiting for Godot: A Complete Text Guide for AS and A Level Drama

“A tragicomedy in two acts”

Samuel Beckett’s existential oeuvre offers students the opportunity to unravel and reinterpret complex themes for a
contemporary audience.

With reference to the methodologies of key practitioners throughout!

Fantastically clear explanations, in-depth analysis of key dramatic and theatrical
aspects, and a wealth of engaging practical and non-practical activities. Your students will know Waiting for Godot inside out:

  • Introductory notes and exploratory activities ensure full understanding of the social, historical, cultural, textual and theatrical contexts
  • Section-by-section walk-through includes detailed analysis of the relevant performance aspects, with plenty of opportunity for practical investigation and independent study
  • Production concepts and performance strategies cover character, design, staging, practitioners and more
  • Includes indicative content for all activities to support your teaching and your students
  • With key terms glossary – perfect for revision!

Specifically geared towards the A Level text-based question, this thrilling pack is your one-stop shop!

Price is £74 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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